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Focus on Garden Care

Glee 2018 exhibitors share their thoughts and experiences on this year’s new, revitalised show and what they have planned for the 2019 gardening season Garden...
CUTTING EDGE

Delivering a Cutting Edge for 9 years

From student graduates to experienced professionals, the arb and forestry industry has proven to provide a great avenue for an entrepreneurial career. But can...

An illuminating year for i-Glo following Glee 2017

A champion of exciting and groundbreaking garden products, the Glee New Product Showcase has earnt an unrivalled industry wide reputation for unearthing the latest...

GROWERS

BUSINESS

GARDEN RETAIL

GARDEN PRODUCT FOCUS

Design Students turn their hands to gardening

A compact balcony hook shelf, children’s planters, an ergonomic gardening multi-tool and a hydroponic aquarium...

OUTDOOR LIVING WITH A RELAXED AND RUSTIC FEEL

As the weather heats up, the garden beckons, and thoughts turn to lazy summer days...

GIVE IN TO THE ALLURE OF ELHO

The exclusive Allure range from Elho is aptly named. It's hard not to be seduced...
Garden Parties

Garden Parties

It’s May, the Royal Wedding is happening this month! Celebrate the wedding by throwing your...
indoors out

Bring the Indoors Out

Extend your living spaces outdoors as temperatures are warmer! Bring the indoors out this spring...
Summer Brights

Summer Brights For your Garden

  The Sun is out and now is the perfect time to update your garden with...
Patio Bistro

Enjoy a BBQ in the Smallest of Places

Enjoy a BBQ in the Smallest of Places. Char-Broil’s Patio Bistro® Grills The patio-size gas grills with...
Bluetooth ‘Rock’ Garden Speaker

New All-In-One Bluetooth ‘Rock’ Garden Speaker is first of its kind. Place it, Plug It, Rock It!

AVAILABLE FROM June 2018: Give your dad the chance to be a Rock Star this...

Putting Down Roots in a Smaller Home: Robert Dyas Has Plenty to Offer Urban Gardeners

As spring calls out to the green-fingered with its promise of warmer weather, now’s the...
Fire Pit

The Dynasty Fire Pit Set from The Garden Furniture Centre

As the weather gets warmer and the nights get brighter, why spruce up your garden...

HOME GARDEN

BBQ GRILLING TIMES

BBQ grilling times and temperatures

Infographic courtesy of BroBBQ.com
SUMMER GARDEN MAINTENANCE

Hayter encourages homeowners to take extra precautions this summer

With the heatwave continuing to sweep across the UK, caring for your lawn has never...
FRUITPICKERS

FRUIT PICKERS ENJOY THE FRUITS OF YOUR LABOUR WITH EASE!

The WOLF-Garten multi-change® Tree Care Without a Ladder fruit pickers system makes harvesting fruit from...
DROUGHT STRESS PESTS

DROUGHT STRESS PESTS WILL EMERGE MORE HUNGRY THAN EVER

The present long dry period has already come to an end in some parts of...
BEAUTIFY YOUR GARDEN IN AN INSTANT WITH ELHO

BEAUTIFY YOUR GARDEN IN AN INSTANT WITH ELHO

BEAUTIFY YOUR GARDEN IN AN INSTANT WITH ELHO The sun is out and seems to be...
homemade strawberry jam

Swing into Wimbledon season with homemade strawberry jam

Haskins Garden Centre is encouraging gardeners to make the most of their home-grown strawberries this...
strawberry pests

IT’S GAME, SET AND MATCH AGAINST STRAWBERRY PESTS

It’s that time of year again, when strawberries take centre court and everyone’s mind turns...

Bosch Home and Garden – summer products designed to make gardening easier

No matter the current condition or the size of your garden, or whether or not...
Keep slugs off of your Veg Plot

Keep slugs off of your Veg Plot

Slugs can be active throughout the year but cause the most damage when the weather...
British Flowers Week

Make light work of gardening this British Flowers Week

Bosch EasyPrune power-assisted cordless secateurs: Power-assist technology for a boost when you need it Finalist in...
Wild About Gardens

COULD THIS BE THE FINAL MEAL FOR THE SCARLET LILY BEETLE?

The scarlet lily beetle (Lilioceris lili) may be in for its last meal as researchers...
Growing under glass

Growing under glass

Growing under glass grants gardeners a means of controlling temperature to maximise healthy plant growth...
SECATEURS

NEW SECATEURS ARE AS TOUGH AS A RHINO!

Darlac, the cutting tools experts, have added a new pair of secateurs in their high-quality...

NURTURE IMAGINATIONS WITH A PLAYHOUSE THIS SUMMER

With access to countless cartoons, apps and games in the digital world, encouraging young children...
Leatherjackets

Leatherjackets -what’s the most effective treatment?

Leatherjackets are the larvae of the flies commonly known as daddy longlegs. They live in...

PRODUCT REVIEWS

Thanks to the ingenious designers at Elho, it's now possible to easily start a garden on even the smallest balcony space. This unique planter range is made to fit over any balcony railings or fence to instantly give you the power to plant on your balcony. What makes this planter...
It was just a couple a years ago that I witnessed the horrific damage that a cete of badgers can do to a lawn overnight. It was like they had come with machinery to turn over the turf in pursuit of their favourite crane fly larvae. Although disheartening, it...

EVENTS AND EXHIBITIONS

Buyers Power List
The Glee Buyers Power List has been set-up to recognise the individual buyers and buying teams who have gone above and beyond to make a difference within the garden retail industry this year. Voting has been open since early summer, with nominations flooding in from all corners of the...
GIMA Supplier of the Year
There were celebrations across the garden industry as Woodlodge won the GIMA Supplier of the Year category at the annual GIMA Awards which took place at Celtic Manor in Newport on 12th July. In a fiercely fought category, sponsored by the Garden Centre Association, Woodlodge scooped the prestigious accolade for the...
Deco-Pak birdboxes
GIMA supplier Deco-Pak jumped to the top of the pecking order in the Pet Care, Aquatics and Wild Bird Care category last night, with a win at the 2018 GIMA Awards gala dinner in South Wales.  Deco-Pak’s Quintessentially British Collection of decorative birdhouses and birdfeeders impressed the judges who...

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